India Test captain Virat Kohli led his team to No.2 in the ICC Test rankings and found himself on top of a Google list this year. The 27-year-old is the most searched sports person in India, ahead of the likes of Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo.
Messi is in fact second after Kohli while Ronaldo ranks fifth. Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar, who retired two years back, still holds a special place for Indians and is the third-most searched sports personaity. India’s limited-overs captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni is fourth, just ahead of Ronaldo.
Contributed By Sonia Narula